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“Revenge pornography must be made punishable by law” – Ógra Aontú

Ógra Aontú have lended their support to the campaign to make 'revenge porn' punishable by law. Spokesperson for the group, Gráinne Nic Philib, said: "Revenge porn is cruel, disgusting and [...]

By |November 19th, 2020|

“Serious lack of clarity around 50 million student support fund” – Ógra Aontú

Ógra Aontú have called on the Minister for Higher Education Simon Harris to offer more clarity regarding the 50 million student support fund which has been announced for the second [...]

By |November 19th, 2020|

“Minister’s attitude to Mother and Baby Homes debate was an insult to democracy” – Ógra Aontú

Ógra Aontú have expressed their disgust that the government have voted to seal the Mother and Baby Homes records for thirty years. Spokesperson for the group, Luke-Peter Silke, said: “As [...]

By |October 28th, 2020|

“North – South Cooperation Pivotal in Fight Against Covid” – Ógra Aontú

Ógra Aontú have said that cooperation between the Assembly and the Oireachtas is vital in the fight against Covid-19. Bernadette Harkin, the group's spokesperson for the six counties, said: "The [...]

By |October 28th, 2020|

“Terminally ill people struggle to get medical cards as TDs rush through euthanasia/ assisted suicide legislation” – Ógra Aontú

Ógra Aontú have expressed their dismay at the fact that there is no mention of medical card reform for terminally ill patients in #Budget2021. Spokesperson for Ógra Aontú, Becky Kealy, [...]

By |October 14th, 2020|